Intent to Enroll

Students enrolling in the Graduate Certificate in Leadership & Ethics via the partner format must first be accepted into the respective master’s degree partner program. (Refer to the Application Materials Checklist for specific admission requirements, and the Graduate Admissions website for information on tuition and financial aid). Students enrolling in the exclusive format must complete an admissions package through KSU Graduate Admissions for submission to the Siegel Institute.

Please complete and return the following Intent to Enroll Form to begin the application process.

The Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics is a 15-hour graduate study program designed to prepare students for ethical leadership in a variety of ways. It offers a unique opportunity for graduate students to explore the interface and interdependence of leadership and ethics.

The Siegel Institute's Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics is the ONLY master's degree level program of its kind in the southeastern United States.

This program develops ethically sound leaders who embrace a global perspective, develop people and teams, steward societal resources, understand organizational strategy, and lead with integrity.

The program includes rich learning experiences for students who, upon completion of the program, will demonstrate an increasing capacity to:

  1. Develop a team approach to problem solving.

  2. Create and sustain an ethical culture through collaborative processes.

  3. Provide human resource development opportunities in a global context.

  4. Demonstrate leadership, decision-making, and change management skills.

  5. Improve the quality of ethical leadership through application of strong theoretical and practice foundations

This unique academic certificate is available in three options:

Option #1A The Partner Certificate

Option #1B The Modified Partner Certificate for students who have already completed one of the 12 partner master's programs and want to add the Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics to their official transcript

Option #2 The Exclusive Certificate

Download information about the Graduate Certificate.